Belgian Dark Strong Ale near Denver, CO

North Coast Brother Thelonious

North Coast Brother Thelonious

Belgian Dark Strong Ale9.4% ABV32 IBU

North Coast Brewing Co.Fort Bragg, CA

Jazz icon Thelonious Monk is the inspiration for North Coast Brewing’s Belgian-style abbey ale.

Van Steenberge Gulden Draak

Van Steenberge Gulden Draak

Belgian Dark Strong Ale10.5% ABV18 IBU

Brouwerij Van SteenbergeErtvelde, Belgium

Rich, so glowing, so full of its very own characteristic flavor reminds some who try it of chocolate and others of coffee.

Delirium Nocturnum

Delirium Nocturnum

Belgian Dark Strong Ale8.5% ABV26 IBU

Brouwerij HuygheMelle, Belgium

Flavors of caramel, chocolate, liquorice and coriander. The bitter roasted chocolate malt is balanced out a with sour and sweet aftertaste.

Unibroue Trois Pistoles

Unibroue Trois Pistoles

Belgian Dark Strong Ale9.0% ABV16 IBU

Unibroue BreweryChambly, QC

Brewed with four selected malts and four exotic spices, Trois Pistoles beckons with a subtle sweetness that makes it surprisingly smooth and satisfying for a beer of such strength and complexity.

The Lost Abbey Judgment Day

The Lost Abbey Judgment Day

Belgian Dark Strong Ale10.5% ABV

The Lost AbbeySan Marcos, CA

A stronger and more contemplative version of our Lost and Found Ale. Judgment Day is the base beer for our Cuvee de Tomme.

Coop Ale Works Dnr

Coop Ale Works Dnr

Belgian Dark Strong Ale10.0% ABV30 IBU

Coop Ale WorksOklahoma City, OK

This Belgian-style dark ale is the culmination of central and western European malts, Noble hops, candy sugar and a traditional Trappist yeast. Notes of dried fruit, cinnamon and vanilla make DNR a very complex experience to be enjoyed in moderation.

AleSmith Grand Cru

AleSmith Grand Cru

Belgian Dark Strong Ale10.0% ABV17 IBU

AleSmith Brewing CompanySan Diego, CA

Toasty, caramelly flavors, as well as flavors imparted by the Belgian yeast strain, predominate over a tapestry of subtle nuances.

Maredsous 8 Brune

Maredsous 8 Brune

Belgian Dark Strong Ale8.0% ABV24 IBU

Maredsous Bière d'AbbayeDenée, Belgium

Maredsous 8 is a rich mahogany-brown Dubbel ale, with a delicate body, creamy head, and lush bouquet. Within its velvety taste you?ll discover subtle hints of dark fruit, chocolate, and toffee. You?ll also savor a dry and warming finish. A votre sante.

The Bruery 9 Ladies Dancing

The Bruery 9 Ladies Dancing

Belgian Dark Strong Ale11.3% ABV

The BrueryPlacentia, CA

9 Ladies Dancing mimics the Italian dessert by whipping together flavor combinations and layers of its own. This includes notes of vanilla.

Musketeers Troubadour Obscura

Musketeers Troubadour Obscura

Belgian Dark Strong Ale8.5% ABV30 IBU

Brouwerij The MusketeersUrsel, Belgium

Scaldis Noel

Scaldis Noel

Belgian Dark Strong Ale12.0% ABV21 IBU

Brasserie Dubuisson Freres SprlBelgium

The Bush de Noël is amber in colour with aromas ranging from banana and pineapple to caramel and dried fruits.

Sierra Nevada Ovila Quad

Sierra Nevada Ovila Quad

Belgian Dark Strong Ale9.2% ABV21 IBU

Sierra Nevada Brewing CompanyChico, CA

Sugar plums grown and harvested by monks add fruity notes to this caramelly, rich, dark ale balanced by the spiciness of a traditional Belgian yeast.

AleSmith Decadence

AleSmith Decadence

Belgian Dark Strong Ale10.0% ABV

AleSmith Brewing CompanySan Diego, CA

Allagash Black

Allagash Black

Belgian Dark Strong Ale7.5% ABV10 IBU

Allagash Brewing CompanyPortland, ME

The silky mouth feel is a great balance to the roasted character, coffee and dark chocolate notes expressed throughout this beer.

Allagash St. Klippenstein

Allagash St. Klippenstein

Belgian Dark Strong Ale11.0% ABV

Allagash Brewing CompanyPortland, ME

This full bodied beer is brewed with an array of dark roasted malts: dark chocolate malt, roasted barley, chocolate malt, and brown malt. After being hopped with Chinook and Northern Brewer, and fermented with a trappist-style yeast for a month in stainless, the beer spends three months aging in bourbon barrels.

Avery The Beast Grand Cru

Avery The Beast Grand Cru

Belgian Dark Strong Ale16.8% ABV18 IBU

Avery BrewingBoulder, CO

Ale with honey, raisins, molasses, and dates added

Brooklyn Local 2

Brooklyn Local 2

Belgian Dark Strong Ale9.0% ABV

Brooklyn BreweryBrooklyn, NY

Our special Belgian yeast adds hints of spice to the dark fruit, caramel, and chocolate flavors. After 100% bottle refermentation, the beer reveals a marvelous dry complexity, enjoyed by itself or at the dinner table.

Tröegs Mad Elf

Tröegs Mad Elf

Belgian Dark Strong Ale11.0% ABV15 IBU

Tröegs Brewing CompanyHarrisburg, PA

A cheerful ruby red creation reminiscent of ripened cherries, raw honey and cocoa with notes of cinnamon, clove and allspice

HItachino XH

HItachino XH

Belgian Dark Strong Ale8.3% ABV44 IBU

Kiuchi Brewery (Hitachino Nest)Japan

Jolly Pumpkin Noel De Calabaza

Jolly Pumpkin Noel De Calabaza

Belgian Dark Strong Ale9.0% ABV

Jolly PumpkinDexter, MI

Ommegang Adoration

Ommegang Adoration

Belgian Dark Strong Ale10.0% ABV26 IBU

OmmegangCooperstown, NY

Russian River / Sierra Nevada Brux

Russian River / Sierra Nevada Brux

Belgian Dark Strong Ale8.3% ABV

Russian River Brewing CompanySanta Rosa, CA

The Lost Abbey My Black Parade

The Lost Abbey My Black Parade

Belgian Dark Strong Ale12.0% ABV

The Lost AbbeySan Marcos, CA

Uinta Crooked Line Labyrinth Black Ale

Uinta Crooked Line Labyrinth Black Ale

Belgian Dark Strong Ale13.2% ABV

Uinta Brewing CompanySalt Lake City, UT

Aged in rye barrels

Caracole Nostradamus

Caracole Nostradamus

Belgian Dark Strong Ale9.0% ABV

Brasserie CaracoleBelgium

A very complex artisanal Wallonian brown ale, rich, warming, little piquant in the mouth with liquorice, mocha flavors, pear and toasted bread background notes, perfect after-dinner drink or night cap.

Green Flash Cellar 3 Ideal Belgique

Green Flash Cellar 3 Ideal Belgique

Belgian Dark Strong Ale9.0% ABV50 IBU

Green Flash Cellar 3Poway, CA

Our Belgian-style Dark Ale is inspired by traditional Abbey ales to deliver the richest roasted malt flavors. Dual-yeast fermentation, spicy hops, and the addition of Muscovado brown sugar provide increased complexity and depth of flavor which effortlessly combine to present a delicious, balanced brew with a velvety smooth texture that pleases the palate.

Heretic Torment

Heretic Torment

Belgian Dark Strong Ale10.0% ABV

Heretic Brewing CompanyFairfield, CA

Torment is a rich beer with lots of caramel, malt, dark fruit, and Belgian candi sugar notes. The luscious fruity character is full of caramel apples, candied pears, and chocolate covered oranges.

Huyghe Delirium Noel

Huyghe Delirium Noel

Belgian Dark Strong Ale10.0% ABV

Brouwerij HuygheMelle, Belgium

The Bruery Midnight Autumn Maple

The Bruery Midnight Autumn Maple

Belgian Dark Strong Ale9.0% ABV20 IBU

The BrueryPlacentia, CA

Achel Trappist Extra

Achel Trappist Extra

Belgian Dark Strong Ale9.5% ABV20 IBU

Brouwerij Der St. Benedictusabdij De Achelse (Achel)Hamont-Achel, Belgium

Affligem Noel

Affligem Noel

Belgian Dark Strong Ale9.0% ABV

Brouwerij AffligemOpwijk, Belgium

Biere Du Boucanier Dark

Biere Du Boucanier Dark

Belgian Dark Strong Ale9.0% ABV40 IBU

Brouwerij Van SteenbergeErtvelde, Belgium

Chimay Grande Réserve (Blue) - Barrel-Aged

Chimay Grande Réserve (Blue) - Barrel-Aged

Belgian Dark Strong Ale10.5% ABV

Bieres De ChimayBaileux, Belgium

Corsendonk Christmas Ale

Corsendonk Christmas Ale

Belgian Dark Strong Ale8.5% ABV

Brouwerij CorsendonkOud-Turnhout, Belgium

Het Anker Gouden Carolus Cuvée van de Keizer Blauw

Het Anker Gouden Carolus Cuvée van de Keizer Blauw

Belgian Dark Strong Ale11.0% ABV10 IBU

Brouwerij Het AnkerMechelen, Belgium

Every year on the 24th of February, the birthday of "Charles the fifth", the Brewery brews the Gouden Carolus "Cuvee of the Emperor".

Karl Strauss 21st Anniversary Ale

Karl Strauss 21st Anniversary Ale

Belgian Dark Strong Ale10.2% ABV

Karl Strauss Brewing CompanySan Diego, CA

Kasteel Donker

Kasteel Donker

Belgian Dark Strong Ale11.0% ABV

Brewery Van HonsebrouckBelgium

Toffee aroma quickly reveals robust roasted malt, burn sugar tastes and rich port wine-esque fruits like, apricot and cherry.

Leffe Brune

Leffe Brune

Belgian Dark Strong Ale6.5% ABV20 IBU

LeffeBrussels, Belgium

Petrus Winter #9

Petrus Winter #9

Belgian Dark Strong Ale9.0% ABV

Brouwerij BavikBavikhove, Belgium

Stone Imperial Russian Stout Belgo 2010

Stone Imperial Russian Stout Belgo 2010

Belgian Dark Strong Ale10.5% ABV65 IBU

Stone Brewing CoEscondido , CA

Again, the beer is mostly about roasted malts. Bittersweet cocoa and coffee flavors are the major players, along with fruitiness, hints of anise, and yeastiness, followed by a smooth, balanced, not sweet finish.